Tag: Care

Colin Adams. Image credit: Broughton House press release. Safe to use

“They deserve the best for all they have done for the country” – Army Veteran of over 30 years joins Broughton House Veteran Care Village

Army Veteran, Colin Adams, aged 50, has spent more than 30 years as a regular in the British Army has […]

Alderwood Care Home

All Salford care homes have been vaccinated, says Salford CCG

All care home residents in Salford who were willing to get the vaccine have now been given the COVID-19 vaccine, […]

AUDIO DIARIES: Salford Masters Student working in Northern Ireland hospital

AUDIO DIARIES: Salford Masters Student working in Northern Ireland hospital

Christopher Rice is a Masters Student at the University of Salford but has returned to work on the NHS frontline […]

Salford City Council leaves autistic woman without adequate support

Salford City Council leaves autistic woman without adequate support

An autistic woman was left without adequate support for months after Salford City Council failed to carry out its statutory duties. The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman issued a report last week following a complaint by Mrs W, who has not been named, a Salford resident with autism.

Youth charity creating opportunities for young care experienced people in Salford

Youth charity creating opportunities for young care experienced people in Salford

Greater Manchester Youth Network (GMYN) is a charity that creates opportunities for disadvantaged young people across Greater Manchester so they […]

Lifeways workers after reversing the decision to end top-up payments for sleep-in shifts.

Unison wins major victory for Salford care workers

Domiciliary care provider Lifeways has scrapped plans to end top-up payments for sleep-in shifts.  Union Unison put Lifeways under pressure as […]

Salford Royal Hospital launches one of Europe’s largest cancer surgical centres

Salford Royal Hospital launches one of Europe’s largest cancer surgical centres

The specialist surgical centre will care for patients with stomach and gullet cancer, becoming one of the biggest centres of […]

Fewer elderly people entering nursing homes in Manchester

FEWER elderly people are entering residential and nursing homes for long-term care, a report by Manchester City Council has found. The […]